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What Is Not Beauty In You?

Woman, what a beautiful creation of God!So beautiful, leaves everyone awedUnparalleled is her contribution;Home, love, children and compassion…...

mother and son playing ball

Mothering the Ummah

OUR Ummah is formed through blocks of families, and each block contributes to our society. A mother plays a vital role in it as upon…...

who decides what gender equality is?

Who decides what gender equality is?

LET me begin with a disclaimer in the best modern tradition of writing that I accept that there’s gender discrimination and that women invariably get…...


Why the Hijab Scares N̶o̶n̶-̶Muslim Men

IT is not pleasant shedding light on the unattractive mindset of others, but if this mindset is widespread and shamelessly overt, then it leaves us…...


Why She is Not Good Enough

SHE made her way around the party, making the necessary greetings, smiling and waving at her classmates, directing a more formal approach at their mothers…....


Pregnancy, Nursing & Ramadan

IT’S that time of year again, Ramadan, Alhamdulillah. Fasting during Ramadan is obligatory upon all able-bodied adults. There are, however, a few exceptions.  Allah, The…...